Mary Lorek Obituary

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Mary A. (Skowron) Lorek

August 6, 1917 - October 20, 2012

Mary A. Lorek, nee Skowron, age 95, beloved wife of the late Edward R.; devoted mother of Donald (Carol A. Brandt) and the late Richard; cherished daughter of Frank and Anna Skowron; loving step-daughter of Catherine Skowron; dear sister of Virginia Trzcinski, Robert (Medge) Skowron & Elaine (Richard) Potampa; fond aunt of many. Visitation Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 3-8 pm at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 5015 Lincoln Ave., Lisle (on Rt. 53, ½ mile south of Ogden Ave. / Rt. 34) where funeral services will begin Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 9:15 am and proceed to St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Mass 10:00 am. Interment Assumption Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joan of Arc School Fund. For additional information, call the funeral home at 630-964-9392.

"High-spirited. Quick-witted. Gentle. Generous. An incredible conversationalist. That was Mary Lorek. She should have had her own talk show. She was a gift..." Denise Power (Chicago, IL)

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